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toll

(formerly) the right to levy a toll

toll

[tōl]
(communications)
Charge made for a connection beyond an exchange boundary.
Any part of telephone plant, circuits, or services for which toll charges are made.
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The toll-free number offers a variety of services to parents, as the government pays attention to members of the community to help them avoid visiting police stations.
According to the report, RCom had the same arrangement with Bharti Airtel, allowing subscribers to make calls to toll-free numbers, starting with '1800' and '1860'.
If someone clicks over from an Interact listing service, for instance, the community Web site tracks the referring site and lists that site's unique toll-free number as the community's number.
The Association of TeleServices International (ATSI), the international association for the owners of telephone answering services and small call centers, has issued a fraud warning to all businesses that use toll-free numbers for advertising.
Further, customers can use Voicenet's propriety web-interface to select what phone the toll-free number rings.
CSPA further pointed out that a test call to the toll-free number directed the caller to a landfill may be unavailable in the area serviced by the number.
According to a recent advertising study, toll-free vanity numbers, those that spell out a word, receive up to 14 times more telephone call responses compared to a similar toll-free number presented only in numerical form.
Some of the anticipated upgrades, which will be available for a charge, include a toll-free number and sending and archiving capabilities, eFax.
An employee out of town on business phones the employer using the toll-free number.
Response Marketing Group, a toll-free number provider, and Network Solutions Inc.
Simply call this toll-free number within 48 hours to qualify.
Beginning next week, 100,000 prospective jurors, or 10 percent of the county's jury pool, will receive summonses directing them to call a toll-free number and answer electronic questions regarding their availability for jury duty or their interest in delaying jury duty.